Getting My Griswold On – Day 7: Bloomington, IL

Miles traveled today: 454.1 Total miles traveled: 2737.0 One Hail of a Storm Before I forget, here’s video of the hailstorm that forced me to pull to the side of the interstate in Wall, SD on Sunday.   I’m telling you, it’s amazing my windshield wasn’t cracked. You can hear how hard it was comingContinue reading “Getting My Griswold On – Day 7: Bloomington, IL”

Bye Bye, Charlie Harper Guy

The Oscars are tonight, and I’m looking forward to the telecast. I generally avoid awards shows – there’s only so much excessive self-congratulatory back-patting spread out over three or four hours that a person can take – but I never miss the Academy Awards. I’m a movie fanatic, and this year I’ve seen all tenContinue reading “Bye Bye, Charlie Harper Guy”